Miya Name Meaning

Japanese: the name could mean ‘three arrows’, ‘three valleys’ or ‘shrine’, the latter being the most common. Some occurrences in America are the result of shortening longer names.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Mita, Mira, Niwa, Noya, Miki, Mir, Mika, Maya, Mina, Fina

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Miya Family Occupations

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Between 1962 and 2004, Miya life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1995, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Miya in 1962 was 74, and 50 in 2004.

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